Three-months Prisma Ukraïna Visiting Fellowships

Country: Germany;

Deadline: 16.06.2019



The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien invites scholars to apply for up to 3 three-months Visiting Fellowships during the academy year 2019/2020 and within the framework of the research program of Prisma Ukraïna — Research Network Eastern Europe. Location: Berlin/ Closing date: June 16, 2019

The fellowship is open to postdoctoral scholars from all fields of social sciences and humanities, as well as to authors, journalists and civil society activists who want to carry out their research projects in connection with the Prisma Ukraïna program. We welcome project proposals on contemporary and historical topics related to Eastern and Central Europe (broadly defined). The successful applicants will be fellows of Prisma Ukraïna at the Forum Transregionale Studien, and associated members of one of the university or non-university research institutes listed below. The 3-month fellowship can start anytime between October 1, 2019 and May 1, 2020. Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of 2.500 € plus supplement depending on his or her personal situation. Organisational support regarding visa, insurances, housing, etc. will be provided. The fellows are obliged to work in Berlin and to help shape the seminars and working discussions related to his or her research field. Scholars are also invited to apply with their own funding. The working language of Prisma Ukraïna is English.

An application should include:

— a curriculum vitae,

— a project description (no longer than 5 pages), stating what the scholar will work on in Berlin if granted a fellowship,

— a sample of scholarly work (maximum 20 pages from an article, conference paper, or dissertation chapter),

— names of two university faculty members who can serve as referees (no letters of recommendation required).


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